The table below looks at the statistics for Debian skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Debian over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Debian Linux
Rank 190 220 215
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -5
Contract jobs citing Debian 17 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.028% 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.23% 0.12% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £299 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.89% -28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £248 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £350 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1378 1647 1462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 23.03% 22.65% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1042 1117 1015
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 77 72
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.66 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.00 £27.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

Debian
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Debian across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Debian Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Debian
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Debian across the City of London region.

Debian Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Debian
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Debian across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Debian Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Debian
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Debian across the City of London region.

Debian Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Debian
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Debian also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Debian.

1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Ubuntu
3 17 (65.38%) MySQL
4 15 (57.69%) UNIX
5 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
5 14 (53.85%) Open Source
5 14 (53.85%) DevOps
6 13 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (50.00%) MongoDB
7 12 (46.15%) NoSQL
7 12 (46.15%) Puppet
7 12 (46.15%) OO
7 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
7 12 (46.15%) Nagios
8 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (26.92%) Replication
9 5 (19.23%) Migration
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
9 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
9 5 (19.23%) Python
9 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (15.38%) CentOS
10 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (11.54%) PHP
11 3 (11.54%) C++
11 3 (11.54%) Java
11 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
11 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure

Debian
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Debian also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Debian. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
1 1 (3.85%) SMTP
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.85%) VLAN
1 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (3.85%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) MySQL
2 13 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 12 (46.15%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) CouchDB
4 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Redis
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data
5 1 (3.85%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) DbUnit
1 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Behat
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) MySQL DBA
2 5 (19.23%) DBA
3 4 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) OAuth
2 1 (3.85%) Yii
2 1 (3.85%) Laravel
2 1 (3.85%) JSP
2 1 (3.85%) Servlets
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) JMX
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) Symfony
2 1 (3.85%) Zend Framework
2 1 (3.85%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Open Source
2 7 (26.92%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Linux
2 18 (69.23%) Ubuntu
3 15 (57.69%) UNIX
4 4 (15.38%) CentOS
5 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Software Engineering
1 14 (53.85%) DevOps
2 12 (46.15%) OO
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Migration
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.54%) Software Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
7 1 (3.85%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.85%) Release Management
7 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) OOP
7 1 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.85%) OOD
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
3 3 (11.54%) C++
3 3 (11.54%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) C
4 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) XenServer
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.85%) Ceph
2 1 (3.85%) Postfix
2 1 (3.85%) NFS
2 1 (3.85%) Squid
2 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (46.15%) Nagios
2 12 (46.15%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) Cacti
3 1 (3.85%) Capistrano
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Zend
3 1 (3.85%) Percona
3 1 (3.85%) Scality
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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